Syria's War

Drowning out the sound of bombs with laughter in Syria's Idlib

Abdullah al-Mohamed uses a game to help his daughter Salwa cope with the sounds of falling bombs in Syria's Idlib.

Syria's War

'Breaking point': Babies freezing to death amid Idlib push

Displaced Syrians fleeing gov't offensive forced to sleep outside in sub-zero temperatures as camps are full, UN says.

'Breaking point': Babies freezing to death amid Idlib push

Syria's War

Assad pledges to continue onslaught that has displaced 900,000

As government forces make gains in northwestern Syria, UN warns of 'horrifying' crisis amid 'indiscriminate' violence.

Assad pledges to continue onslaught that has displaced 900,000

NewsFeed

What is happening in Idlib?

We map out the battle for Idlib and why it has caused an exodus of hundreds of thousands of people.

Russia

Turkey hits back at Russia claims over Syria's Idlib

VP Oktay says Ankara fulfils its responsibilities in Idlib as Syrian army offensive on rebel-held enclave continues.

Turkey hits back at Russia claims over Syria's Idlib

Syria's War

Raqqa residents flee amid fear of Syrian government return

Since October, dozens have left the city fearing reconciliation deal between the SDF and the Syrian gov't, locals say.

Raqqa residents flee amid fear of Syrian government return

Battle for Idlib

Syrian military helicopter downed as Idlib fighting intensifies

Syrian state media says all crew members killed as government push on rebel-held northwest causes mass displacement.

Syrian military helicopter downed as Idlib fighting intensifies

Battle for Idlib

A doctor in Idlib: 'It cannot get more evil than this'

A Syrian doctor working on the front lines details the personal and human toll of the country's nine-year war.

A doctor in Idlib: 'It cannot get more evil than this'

Syria's War

The battle for Syria's Idlib explained in 400 words

Forces loyal to the Syrian government have attacked the last opposition stronghold in northwest Syria.

The battle for Syria's Idlib explained in 400 words

Middle East

Erdogan: Turkey will hit Syrian government forces 'anywhere'

President Erdogan says Turkey will push Syrian gov't forces beyond observation posts in Idlib 'by any means necessary'.

Erdogan: Turkey will hit Syrian government forces 'anywhere'

Syria's War

Syria opposition commanders warn of Idlib military escalation

Rising tensions in northwest Syria, where government offensive has displaced over 700,000 civilians since December.

Syria opposition commanders warn of Idlib military escalation

Turkey

Turkey retaliates after Syrian government shelling kills 5 troops

Ankara hits more than 100 enemy targets after deadly attack in Idlib, with ruling party spokesperson ruling out retreat.

Turkey retaliates after Syrian government shelling kills 5 troops

Battle for Idlib

'We have Plan B': Turkey warning over violation of Idlib deal

Turkey's defence minister says observation posts in Idlib will remain as Syrian army advances in last rebel-held area.

'We have Plan B': Turkey warning over violation of Idlib deal

Battle for Idlib

Syrian army takes Idlib crossroads town despite Turkish warnings

Saraqeb is considered a strategic prize for the Syrian government as it seeks to regain control of M4 and M5 highways.

Syrian army takes Idlib crossroads town despite Turkish warnings

Middle East

Idlib humanitarian crisis: Aid agencies struggling to help

Aid workers in the field say they are unable to meet the needs of so many people.